Secondary Refining of Steels

Course Name: 

Secondary Refining of Steels (MT407)

Programme: 

B.Tech (MME)

Semester: 

Eighth

Category: 

Programme Specific Electives (PSE)

Credits (L-T-P): 

(3-0-0) 3

Content: 

Introduction, unit processes in secondary steelmaking viz stirring, slag control, refractories and atmosphere control: ladle furnace method; ladle injection metallurgy, vacuum treatment of liquid steel: priniciples, processes viz ladle, stream and circulation degassing methods, stainless steel making technology - VOD, AOD and CLII processes, remelting, refining processes - ESR and VAR processes.

References: 

R.H.Tupkary, Modern Steelmaking, Khanna Publishers, New Delhi, 1996.
R.G.Ward, An Introduction to the Physical Chemistry of Iron and Steel making, ELBS, London, 1962.
V.Kudrin, Steel Making, Mir Publication, Moscow, 1985.

Department: 

Metallurgical and Materials Engineering
 

Contact us

Dr. Udaya Bhat K, Head
Department of MME, NITK, Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangalore - 575 025
Karnataka, India.

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